Comcast and Time Warner Cable are appearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee today to convince lawmakers that their merger plan won't hurt consumers.
Steve Cohen of Wall Street Trading equates HFT to paying for premium seats at a Broadway show, but he does wish there was equal access to the prices traders pay for stocks
As of September, Alcoa is no longer a member of the Dow Index and its earnings have lost their importance to the larger market, and the focus will shift to JPMorgan and Wells Fargo.
Smart Approaches to Marijuana is portrayed as an 'anti-pot' group, but co-founder Kevin Sabet actually believes there are good uses for medicinal marijuana.
Biotech and momentum stock selling has caused the NASDAQ to lose over 5% of value in the past month, which could happen to the other indices as buyers become exhausted.
TheStreet's Jim Cramer is asked for advice on Mannkind, which has doubled in value after an FDA panel recommended approval of its insulin drug Afreeza.
The busy IPO calendar has helped the mood for stocks, even as the high frequency trading cloud continues to darken the skies. GrubHub is up about 40% on its first day of trading.
Shares of Anadarko are up despite the company announcing a $5.15 billion settlement. Investors are satisfied that all the problems of the past are now rolled into one big payoff.
Online advertising company Rubicon priced its shares at $15, the low end of its planned range. The stock then took off to trade over $20 for a 30% increase.
It's a quiet day for stocks, but gold miners, consumer discretionary and small caps show signs of life.